Finance Assistant - P/L - 3 months - North Kent

£21,000 to £25,000
Ref: 5649 Date Posted: Thursday 23 Jun 2022
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Our client is looking for a Finance Assistant for an initial period of 3 months, to start immediately.

It is essential that the job holder has a DBS enhanced check in the last 3 years.

The main objectives of the post are to assist the Purchase and Sales Ledger Team Leader and the Head of Finance Shared Services Processing through accurate processing of transactions, daily management of the Purchase Ledger and supplier account reconciliations. Assist in the management of an efficient Expenditure and Creditors service that is fully compliant with current legislation and internal financial regulations. To ensure that specified monthly deadlines are achieved and the accuracy of transactions processed within their area of remit. The post holder is required to provide efficient customer service to internal and external customers.

  • Contribute towards enhancing the Expenditure transactional accounting function in order to meet the future business needs of the College and to add value. To provide seamless customer service.
  • Contribute towards identifying opportunities for process improvements and support the Purchase and Sales Ledger Team Leader / Head of Finance Shared Services Processing / Head of Management Accounts in identifying solutions and implementing changes required. 
  • Contribute to developing, implementing and maintaining an effective control system.
  • Assist in keeping all control account/account reconciliations up-to-date and assisting with the information required for the preparation of financial statements. To ensure and meet deadlines set for the monthly management accounts
  • Contribute to the maintenance of a culture of continuous improvement within the department.